• Short Summary

    Simmering industrial and political tensions in Argentina boiled up into a major demonstration and strike in the central industrial city of Cordoba yesterday (Wednesday).

  • Description

    1.
    GVs Striking workers in streets with banners and placards (3 shots)
    0.10

    2.
    SV & CU Anti-dictatorship posters (3 shots)
    0.18

    3.
    GV Demonstrators climb monument, others with banners in F/G.
    0.21

    4.
    GV & MVs Deserted streets and shut shops (4 shots)
    0.32

    5.
    GTV & SV Demonstrators march through streets clapping and chanting some with posters of Mao (4 shots)
    0.50

    6.
    GV & MV Demonstrators on bicycles, motorbikes and in cars (2 shots)
    0.58

    7.
    MV & SV Demonstrators burn tyres in street (2 shots)
    1.04

    8.
    GV Protest procession in street
    1.07

    9.
    MV Protestors arriving outside jail chanting & waving, TILT UP TO GV PAN prisoners wave out of cell windows
    1.15

    10.
    GV Demonstrators wave to prisoners
    1.18

    11.
    GV & SV Prisoners wave back
    1.25

    12.
    GV Demonstrators wave and chant as prisoners wave.
    1.31



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Simmering industrial and political tensions in Argentina boiled up into a major demonstration and strike in the central industrial city of Cordoba yesterday (Wednesday).

    Demonstrators filmed in the streets ranged in political sympathy from Maoists to supporters of the former President Juan Peron.

    Target for many of the protestors was the city jail, where they cheered inmates including convicted and alleged kidnappers of another former President, Pedro Aramburu, who was abducted and murdered last year.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9H62ZHWHD6EJSLXLQ0LFYCEZ6
    Media URN:
    VLVA9H62ZHWHD6EJSLXLQ0LFYCEZ6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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